RWJF is passionate about the responsibility it has to share information and foster understanding of the impact of past grantmaking—what works, what doesn’t and why.
Does the Lack of Health Insurance Within a Community Impact the Health Outcomes of Residents With Insurance?
July 16, 2014 | Program Results Report
The higher the rate of community uninsurance, the less likely that people with insurance are to have their high blood pressure treated and controlled, according to an RWJF-funded research study.
July 30, 2012 | Program Results Report
Researchers at the University of Southern Maine analyzed the impact of new health plans in Maine and Massachusetts that were designed to cover uninsured residents, as part of State Health Access Reform Evaluation, an RWJF national program.
When a Community Has a Higher Rate of Uninsured Residents, Does that Affect Care for Those with Insurance?
September 19, 2011 | Program Results Report
In 2009 and 2010, researchers at UCLA and RAND measured the impact of high local rates of uninsurance on access to care and the quality of care among adults with health insurance.
April 16, 2010 | Program Results Report
In September 2008, Families USA, a national nonprofit organization advocating for high-quality health care, convened 20 interest groups for a dialogue on the possible contours of health care reform.
Researchers Evaluate Models and Factors Used to Assess Proposals for Expanding Health Insurance Coverage
December 30, 2005 | Program Results Report
Columbia University's Mailman School of Public Health coordinated efforts to improve techniques and increase consistency in the way economists and other experts model the effects of alternative proposals for expanding health insurance coverage.
February 1, 2004 | Program Results Report
The Children's Defense Fund developed a Web-based clearinghouse on children's health insurance coverage and the states' implementation of the 1997 federal/state Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP).
February 13, 2004 | Program Results Report
The National Institute for Health Care Management conducted a study to identify and assess privately sponsored health insurance plans that cover low- and moderate-income Americans who are unlikely to be eligible for public health insurance programs.
October 11, 2004 | Program Results Report
From 1999 to 2003, investigators from the National Academy of Social Insurance analyzed the complex American system for providing health care coverage to and wage replacement for people who lose their connection to work.
February 27, 2003 | Program Results Report
The American College of Physicians - American Society of Internal Medicine tested the effectiveness of advertising messages designed to move opinion leaders to support health care reform that deals with the problem of the uninsured.
March 28, 2003 | Program Results Report
In 2001, Health Policy Alternatives, a Washington consulting firm specializing in health policy strategies and options, created side-by-side comparison charts of federal legislation relating to health care coverage.